Aging & Disability Resource Center

Do You have a Disability?

Are you an older Adult?

Do you care for someone with a disability?

If you answered yes to any of these questions we can help you find social services!!

About Us

The Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) of Deep East/Southeast Texas is a place where people of all ages, incomes and disabilities can go to get information and one-on-one counseling on the full range of long-term services and supports available in Texas.

The ADRC provides a person-centered, community-based environment that promotes independence and dignity and easy access to information.  Additionally, the ADRC provides one-on-one options counseling to assist in exploring a full range of long-term services and supports to meet individual needs along with resources and services that support the needs of family caregivers.

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South East Texas Aging & Disability Resources

We're Here for You

The ADRC is your link to federal, state and local services for long-term care.  It provides information to seniors over the age of 60 and to people with disabilities of all ages and their caregivers in 15 counties:  Angelina, Houston, Jasper, Nacogdoches, Newton, Polk, Sabine, San Augustine, San Jacinto, Shelby, Trinity, Tyler, Jefferson, Hardin and Orange.  There is no charge for ADRC services.

The ADRC helps people like you get connected to services such as:

  • Medicare Low-Income subsidy and Medicare prescription drug plans

  • Children’s Health Insurance and special needs programs

  • Medicaid benefits such as Special Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

  • In-home Services

  • Medicare Savings Programs

  • Therapy for people with mental health needs

  • Community services for people with developmental disabilities

  • Programs to help people find jobs

  • Money follows the person (Transitioning from long term care facility to home)

  • Caregiver respite services

The Aging and Disability Resource Center of Deep East/Southeast Texas is an interagency initiative of the Deep East Texas Council of Governments.  It is funded by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services and partners with a number of not-for-profit and for-profit agencies.

Call us at 1-855-937-2372 for additional questions and information or to begin the intake process.

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Contact US

1405 Kurth Drive, Lufkin, TX 75904

Tel: 409-384-7614

Monday-Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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